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9 05, 2019

Identifying Shadowing Opportunities for Medical School

2019-05-09T15:06:46-04:00

Why Is Shadowing Important? Shadowing a physician is a vital experience for anyone who is interested in attending medical school. Shadowing will allow you to see what a physician's job entails and will allow you to observe the way in which the healthcare system works. In addition, it will help you decide if a career in medicine. Furthermore, medical schools will expect that serious applicants have significant clinical experience before they apply.  Shadowing is a great opportunity to gain valuable clinical experience and make yourself a more attractive candidate for medical schools.  What Constitutes a Shadowing Experience? Simply put, shadowing [...]

Identifying Shadowing Opportunities for Medical School 2019-05-09T15:06:46-04:00
11 03, 2018

Clinical Experience Tips for Busy Premeds

2018-04-03T23:06:21-04:00

The Importance of Clinical Experience The majority of medical schools expect that applicants will have clinical experience before they apply. Medical training is highly competitive. Medical schools do not want to invest time training students who will not go on to become physicians. Therefore, it is important that medical school applicants understand what a physician's job entails. Clinical exposure allows prospective medical students the opportunity to closely observe physicians and determine if they want to pursue a career in medicine. In addition, an applicant with extensive experience in a clinical setting demonstrates that they have the dedication, compassion, and interpersonal [...]

Clinical Experience Tips for Busy Premeds 2018-04-03T23:06:21-04:00